Medalist will compete for the post of Governor of Sverdlovsk region

Olesya Krasnomovets

The winner of the Olympic games 2004 athletics Olesya Krasnomovets will run for the elections of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region. As reported June 25, “Interfax”, her nomination was put forward by regional branch of party “Patriots of Russia”.

The necessary documents to the electoral Commission planned to submit before the end of the week, said in an interview with the Agency, the Chairman of the Sverdlovsk regional branch Konstantin Khudyakov.

Elections of the Governor will be held on September 10. According to 23 June, the election Commission has already received documents from eight candidates. It is the representative of the regional branch of the Russian party of pensioners for social justice Dmitry Sergin, spravedlivoross Dmitry Ionin, acting head of the region Evgeny Kuyvashev, the candidate from the Communist party Alexey Parfyonov, the mayor of Yekaterinburg Yevgeny Roizman (“Apple”), the candidate from “Green” Konstantin Kiselev, a member of LDPR Igor Toroshin and the representative of the party “People against corruption” Viktor Kostromin.

In early June his intention to nominate his candidacy in the elections of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region declared convicted of a repost in the social network teacher Eugene Chudnovets. She was planning to move out from the people’s party of Russia, but later changed her mind. The reason, she said, were “contradictions in the views on a number of issues.”

Olesya Krasnomovets — Russian athlete, silver medalist of Olympic games 2004 in Athens and also the world and European champion.